Nanaimo Public Art Inventory - 100 Years of Coal

Photo of the art
Artist: Unknown
Location: On the corner of Church and Fort Street.
Category: Historical Artefact
Year Created: 1916
Materials: Coal, Paint
Sponsors: City of Nanaimo
Cost: N/A
Status: Public


This piece of coal was mined from No. 1 mine shaft. It was originally located in a traffic circle located at the corner of Church Street and Front Street. The coal was moved to its current location as part of the downtown redevelopment.


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